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THE TURRET
Written by Margery Sharp. Illustrated by Garth Williams.
Stock no. 1321512
Published by Collins. 1st 1964. Very good condition in a good dustwrapper.

Had anyone suggested that when Miss Bianca resigned from being Chairwoman of the Mouse Prisoners' Aid Society the whole organisation might turn against her, they would have been shouted down in horror by the entire mouse population. Yet that is exactly what ha pagesened... The third book about Miss Bianca is a memorable story with enchanting illustrations. Green mottled boards, gilt title to spine. 142 pages. ISBN: 0001848011. Spine and corners slightly bumped and rubbed. Inscription in ink to front free-endpaper. Endpapers lightly browned. Dustwrapper is edge worn and grubby.

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A PONY FOR SALE
Written by Diana Pullein-Thompson. Illustrated by Sheila Rose.
Stock no. 1321503
Published by Collins. 1965. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Seagull library edition. Blue boards, silver title to spine and vignette to front cover. B/w illustrations. Spine and corners bumped. Page browning throughout. Price-cut wrapper is edge rubbed and just a little grubby to rear panel.

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PLENTY OF PONIES
Written by Josephine Pullein-Thompson. Illustrated by Anne Bullen.
Stock no. 1321502
Published by Collins. 1st thus 1964. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Seagull Library edition. Blue boards with silver title to spine and vignette to front cover. B/w illustrations. Spine slightly bumped. A few tiny dents to cover edges. Foxing to prelims and endpapers. Page browning to contents. Dustwrapper is foxed on verso and slightly edge worn.

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S.R. BADMIN AND THE ENGLISH LANDSCAPE
Written by Chris Beetles. Illustrated by S.R. Badmin.
Stock no. 1321485
Published by Collins. 1st 1985. Slightly better than very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Oblong format. Brown cloth. A compilation of the beautiful paintings of S. R. Badmin with accompanying biographical details. ISBN: 0004120205. Minimal bumping to spine. A couple of leaves (pages 25-28) have not been trimmed correctly during the binding process and are still partly sealed along top edge. Dustwrapper is slightly creased at edges.

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THE BELL FAMILY
Written by Noel Streatfeild. Illustrated by Shirley Hughes.
Stock no. 1321447
Published by Collins. 1955. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Blue boards, gilt title to spine. B/w illustrations. 255 pages. Spine and corners bumped, fading to cover edges. Some slightly grubby fingermarks to front free-endpaper. Dustwrapper is edge rubbed and possibly not from this edition (printed November 1955) as it is 0.5cm too small for the book. Price on front flap is 10s 6d.

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SHADOW THE SHEEP-DOG
Written by Enid Blyton. Illustrated by G.W. Backhouse.
Stock no. 1321432
Published by Collins. 1956. Very good condition in a good dustwrapper.

Seagull Library edition. Blue boards, silver title and vignette. B/w illustrations. Colour frontis. 256 pages. Spine bumped. Name plate to front free-endpaper. Some foxing, mainly to prelims and outer page edges. One page corner tip is creased. Price-cut wrapper is edge worn and creased with some minimal loss.

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HARE GOES SHOPPING
Written by Alison Uttley. Illustrated by Margaret Tempest.
Stock no. 2135097
Published by Collins. 1969. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

A story of Hare's adventures when he decides to take the "bright red, roaring, ramping, snorting kind of house on wheels" to go shopping. A delightful story about Grey rabbit and her friends. Lime green pictorial boards. Illustrated red & white endpapers. Full of wonderful colour illustrations. 63 numbered pages. Bumping and wear to spine and corners. Browning and foxing to outer page edges. Wrapper is price-cut with 1" tear to base of spine; other nicks; some foxing and marks.

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HARE GOES SHOPPING
Written by Alison Uttley. Illustrated by Margaret Tempest.
Stock no. 2135094
Published by Collins. 1st 1965. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

A story of Hare's adventures when he decides to take the "bright red, roaring, ramping, snorting kind of house on wheels" to go shopping. A delightful story about Grey rabbit and her friends. Lime green pictorial boards. Illustrated red & white endpapers. Full of wonderful colour illustrations. 63 numbered pages. Light wear to cover edges. A few small marks to covers. Foxing to endpapers and browning to outer page edges. Wrapper is worn to a few edges; couple of chips/nicks at corners.

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GREY RABBIT AND THE CIRCUS
Written by Alison Uttley. Illustrated by Margaret Tempest.
Stock no. 2135090
Published by Collins. 1st 1961. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Burgundy pictorial boards. Burgundy and white pictorial endpapers. Colour illustrations. 63 numbered pages. Bumping to base of spine and a couple of corners. Browning and foxing to outer page edges and endpapers. Wrapper has some edge-wear and a few marks.

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LITTLE GREY RABBIT'S PANCAKE DAY
Written by Alison Uttley. Illustrated by Margaret Tempest.
Stock no. 2135089
Published by Collins. Circa 1974. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Hare finds an old frying pan in the hedge and Grey Rabbit puts it to good use. Green pictorial boards. Enchanting colour illustrations. 7 x 5.5". 63 numbered pages. ISBN: 0001941267. Bump along edge of rear cover. Foxing and browning to endpapers and outer page edges. Wrapper is faded to spine with a couple of small marks.

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MOLDY WARP THE MOLE
Written by Alison Uttley. Illustrated by Margaret Tempest.
Stock no. 2135088
Published by Collins. 1st 1940. Fair condition.

Grey boards with circular pictorial onlay. Grey and white pictorial endpapers. Colour illustrations. 87 pages. Spine has splitting and chipping all way up both sides; bottom part of backstrip is just about hanging on. Bumping to corners. Scuffing and wear to covers. Pencil scribble to rear pastedown and endpaper. Foxing and margin marks throughout book; a few small margin tears.

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LITTLE GREY RABBIT'S VALENTINE
Written by Alison Uttley. Illustrated by Margaret Tempest.
Stock no. 2135087
Published by Collins. 1st 1953. Almost very good condition in a good dustwrapper.

Little Grey Rabbit receives a special Valentine in a white envelope with a real stamp - did a fairy send it? Blue pictorial boards. Colour pictures throughout. 91 pages plus 3 page book list to rear. Bumping and wear to spine and corners; small nicks/splits to top and tail of spine. Pale browning and foxing to endpapers and outer page edges. Wrapper is price-cut with tears and chips; some loss; scuffing and creasing; uneven fading.

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